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Student awards to stretch over multiple assemblies in new format

Student awards to stretch over multiple assemblies in new format

Melissa Nie, RubicOnline Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The format of how SPA is giving out student awards has changed.

Update to dress code bans baseball caps

Update to dress code bans baseball caps

News in Brief

January 8, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The new dress code policy takes effect second semester.

[STAFF EDITORIAL] SPA needs to create a clearer, more detailed sexual assault policy

[STAFF EDITORIAL] SPA needs to create a clearer, more detailed sexual assault policy

The Rubicon Staff

October 28, 2018


Filed under EDITORIAL, OPINION

To ensure that students understand affirmative consent beginning at a young age, this new policy must span kindergarten through twelfth grade, laying an expectation of consent and building a culture set to dismantle rape culture from the moment students enter our community.

Handbook makes space for affinity groups

Handbook makes space for affinity groups

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

October 7, 2018


Filed under NEWS

For the first time, the student handbook includes a section about the policies and practices for student affinity groups.

Upper School renovations lead to detours and closed spaces

Upper School renovations lead to detours and closed spaces

Lucy Benson and Will Rinkoff

September 9, 2018


Filed under NEWS

As Schilling construction wraps up, Old Main construction ramps up.

Deans prioritize authenticity in new positions

Deans prioritize authenticity in new positions

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

September 4, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, TOP STORIES

US Academic Dean Tom Anderson and Dean of Students Chantal Thornberry discuss the new school year and their roles.

Senior lounge closed

Senior lounge closed

Ellie Findell, Production Manager

March 6, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The senior lounge was closed on Mar. 6 due to poor behavior.

Illness epidemic hits classrooms

Illness epidemic hits classrooms

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018


Filed under NEWS

SPA has been impacted by the flu, with more students and faculty members out this year than before.

Dean of Students to become two separate Dean positions

Dean of Students to become two separate Dean positions

Jonah Harrison, Chief Visual Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under NEWS

With current Dean of Students Max Delgado stepping into the Upper School principal position, and the Schilling Center for Math and Science opening in the fall of 2018, changes won’t be new for the Upper School students  of St. Paul Academy and Summit School. In addition to these changes, the administra...

Parent meeting sheds light on gender diversity

Parent meeting sheds light on gender diversity

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

January 31, 2018


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

The Gender Diversity parent meeting held on Jan. 30 in Driscoll Commons presented scientific and personal information about gender diversity as it relates to students.

Delgado to succeed Hughes as US principal

Delgado to succeed Hughes as US principal

Tana Ososki, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under NEWS

After an internal search, Dean of Students Max Delgado has been appointed US Principal. He will promote to his new position on July 1.